Urban Designer

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Urban Designer to join an iconic property development company.

Your new company
Hays Construction & Property are proud to be partnering with the iconic developer The Village Building Co. to support with resourcing of several key roles within the business.

The Village Building Co. is a fully integrated, Australian owned and operated Property Development company that works across the full spectrum of property development including land, house and land, apartments and mixed-use developments. The company has an over 30-year track record of developing over 18,000 homes and serviced lots, and proudly developing flourishing, sustainable communities across Australia’s Eastern Capital Cities and surrounding regions.

Working for The Village Building Co. you will be a part of shaping urban communities across ACT and surrounding regions. You will work with a successful and experienced leadership team within a high performing and collaborative culture and ensure that sustainability is at the core of all their developments.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Urban Designer to join the team permanently.

Your new role
This newly created role reports to the Planning and Development Manager and is principally responsible for providing urban design expertise, assisting in strategic planning and design projects, urban design frameworks and development applications.

  • Assist in the development of planning documentation
  • Contribute to project team and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to achieve the project objectives
  • Advise project managers and the GM on relevant urban design matters
  • Prepare and contribute to the development of design solutions for project urban design outcomes including product design and streetscapes
  • Assist in the development of strategies, guidelines policies and initiatives to support the delivery of high-quality urban outcomes
  • Other duties as directed.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this position, you will be a creative and talented Urban Designer with diverse project experience.

  • Innovative, creative design thinking and delivery
  • Tertiary qualification in urban design or related discipline
  • Proficient with variety of design drafting software through professional experience
  • Confident communication style to effectively liaise with internal and external stakeholders
  • Sound understanding of design documentation
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and logically navigate approval processes and build effective relations with authorities.
  • The ability to work autonomously and within a team to meet deadlines is essential.

What you'll get in return
This is an exciting opportunity to take your Urban Design career to the next level and work with a vastly respected, fully integrated property development company. You will work in a hands on, collaborative and supportive team on a variety of projects. You will be an integral part of developing thriving, sustainable communities not only for today but for the enjoyment of future generations. This role provides a long-term career opportunity within a growing, well-established business. You will be remunerated with a competitive salary package within the range of $80k - $110k + super, based on experience.

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, or would like more information please contact Tayla Bennett on 02 6230 5142 or email Tayla.bennett@hays.com.au or click 'Apply Now’.

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Job Type
ACT, Canberra
$80k - $110k + super
Closing date
31 Aug 2022

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Tayla Bennett, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Canberra
Level 11, 60 Marcus Clarke Street

Telephone: 0262305142

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